American Iron Garage: Garage Built

Therapy Build Evolution and survival through craft by Stephen Long Merriam-Webster defines evolution as “a process of continuous change from a lower, simpler, or worse to a higher, more complex, or better state.” For George Holland, the process of evolution has been a pertinent and sustained element of survival. “Evolution,” he says, “I like that […]

Sturgis Motorcycle Museum Salutes Freedom Fighter

In keeping with the Sturgis Motorcycle Museum’s mission to Honor the Ride, a special “Freedom Fighter” award recognizing an individual who has fought to protect the rights of motorcyclists was instituted. For 2016, the Freedom Fighter is Gary Wetzel, a Vietnam Veteran and Congressional Medal of Honor recipient who has been active for decades in […]

Brittney Olsen and the Inaugural Spirit of Sturgis Festival

Brittney Olsen hosts inaugural vintage moto racing festival in Sturgis Brittney Olsen, 27 year old antique motorcycle racer and founder of 20th Century Racing, is among the fearlessly fast champions whose name graces the motorcycle racing history books, especially in Sturgis, South Dakota, where she claimed two of her victories on the Historical Half Mile at the Meade […]

Bell Helmets Advances Protection Technology

Bell unleashed a new video highlighting “ProFit,” yet another new advancement within the 2016 Bell Star Series of street and road-racing helmets. Typically, when a helmet manufacturer designs a helmet it creates two to three shells for a model, but offers up to six sizes. How? By adding extra padding to compensate for the size […]

Victory Launches “The Road Home Challenge” for Veterans

Victory Motorcycles invites everyone to take “The Road Home Challenge” and make a contribution to Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America (IAVA), an organization committed to providing support and resources to the newest generation of U.S. military veterans. The goal of The Road Home Challenge is to raise $100,000 for IAVA by the end of […]

Dream Show Registration is Now Open

Registration is now open for the Dream Show judged motorcycle show portion of the 2016 Dream Ride Experience in Connecticut, which benefits the Special Olympics.  American Iron Magazine is the Presenting Sponsor of the Dream Show, and all entrants to the August 28th Dream Show have a chance to win Editor’s Choice and have their […]

WIN THIS HARLEY! Dennis Kirk Sweepstakes Update IV

Centuries of poets, bards, and musicians have long serenaded the masses with the wonders of the world shaking the cold of winter and embracing a rebirth in spring and summer. So, too, are we excited for the changing weather, albeit with less pretty wordification. As we move into the riding season for much of the […]

Victory Motorcycles Rippin’ and Roarin’ Through Daytona Bike Week

Victory Motorcycles roared through a full schedule of events during the 75th Anniversary of Daytona Bike Week, March 5-12, with the excitement of the new Victory Octane, the setting of a world record, the launch of a forthcoming world record attempt, a packed and active display area and demo rides, stunt expositions, racing sponsorships, organized […]

Sound Off! Defend Your Rights!

In issue #335, Chris outlined a proposed EPA bill that would outlaw performance upgrades to engines on all platforms. Now, you can make your voice be heard through your support of a bill that prevents the EPA from including motorcycles in their newest regulations. Members of both chambers of Congress have introduced versions of a […]

Harley’s Custom March Madness

Out to prove that custom truly is king, Harley-Davidson invited dealers to showcase their individuality in the Custom Kings Customization Contest. Dealers from all over the country turned a Sportster motorcycle into a “Custom of One” work of art – earlier today the top 64 creations were revealed for fans to help choose the ‘king’ in […]